Relevanssi is a search engine replacing your default WordPress search. It provides many additional features and options to help give your visitors better and more accurate results, in a presentable manner.

Setting up Relevanssi with WPML

In order for the search to return only results in the currently active language, you need to set this option on Relevanssi’s settings page:

  1. Go to the Settings -> Relevanssi page and scroll down to the WPML/Polylang compatibility section.
  2. Check the Limit results to current language option as shown below and click Save.
Checking the option for WPML and Relevanssi
Checking the option for WPML


How does WPML work with Relevanssi?

Relevanssi improves basic WordPress search so once your posts and pages are translated the search automatically detects the current language and displays only the results in that language.

Relevanssi is one of plugins chosen amongst the most popular and effective WordPress search plugins on this website.

Search Results in EnglishSearch Results in Finnish
Relevanssi in English with WPMLRelevanssi in Finnish with WPML

Getting help from our support

We have many supporters ready to help you in our WPML forum 6 days a week. They are trained on using the advanced search of Relevanssi with WPML.

If you are working with a developer for your site, please use our Translation support forum to get help with translating your site’s content.

If you are setting up the site and WPML yourself, please use our Technical support forum.